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Plea for Race For Life cash as £6,000 remains outstanding

Cancer Research UK is urging people who took part in this year’s Race For Life and Pretty Muddy to return their sponsorship money. More than £6,000 of sponsor money is […]

16 hours ago
Be a ‘mental health mate’ and join these monthly walks in Preston

Laura with two Mental Health Mates Monthly Mental Health Mates walks are taking place in Preston. Mental Health Mates is a national network of peer support groups, run by people with mental health issues, who meet […]

1 week ago
Wonderful Women aims to empower Preston’s females

Wonderful Women is a new non-profit organisation serving women in Preston. Its aim is to increase women’s access to social opportunities. Founder Leanne Dempsey believes social networks help us to […]

3 weeks ago
Special Winckley Square events to feature in Preston Arts Festival

Winckley Square Pic: @chrisdarley A series of special walks and talks in and around Winckley Square is to feature in the upcoming Preston Arts Festival. The Friends of Winckley Square have expanded on their […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Where you can explore with Heritage Open Days 2019 in Preston

Winckley Square Pic: Gareth Edwards Heritage Open Days are returning to Preston, with even more venues opening their doors in 2019. This year there are 36 different buildings available to explore between Friday 13 September […]

3 weeks ago
Why thousands of Preston’s kids are playing hide and seek with books this summer

Julie with her daughters Freya and Layla Thousands of children in Preston are taking part in a city-wide book hunt thanks to one mum. Julie Brogden of New Longton started hiding books in July with the help […]

4 weeks ago
Memorial bench placed in Haslam Park in tribute to personal trainer who died

The new bench in Haslam Park was installed by the parks team working with Steven Wardle's family Pic: Tony Worrall A new bench has been installed in Haslam Park in memory of Steven Wardle. The father-of-two drowned in the pond in the park after going for a late night run […]

4 weeks ago
Classic car show returns to Miller Park this Saturday

The Earl of Derby looks on during the classic car show Pic: Paul Melling Classic cars are going to pull up in Miller Park this weekend. The popular annual car show sees vehicles through the decades on display. Taking place on Saturday (10 August) […]

1 month ago
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